Your Rights at Polls

The Indiana Secretary of State's Office has produced a document called the Voter's Bill of Rights, which explains what Hoosiers can expect when they come to the polls. This document give clear explanation of the requirements voters must meet in order to exercise their right to vote. It also describes the procedures available to safeguard the rights of the voter. This document is required to be displayed in all polling places statewide.

Voter's Bill of Rights

Quick Guide to Your Rights As An Indiana Voter

  • You have the right to vote privately and independently.
  • You have the right to assistance if you require assistance to vote. Assistance must be requested before you enter the voting booth.
  • You have the right to an accessible polling location. All locations must have at least one accessible voting machine and the facility must be accessible.
  • You have the right to vote absentee.
    • Absentee-in-person (early voting)
    • Absentee-by-mail
    • Absentee-by-travelling-board
  • You have the right to cast a provisional ballot. This is a ballot you fill out with your planned selections, but will be counted later, after your issue is resolved.